Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office

Tue, 09/08/2020 - 2:00pm

    Sheriff Todd Brackett reports the following:

    The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office responded to 233 calls for service for the period of Sept. 1 to Sept. 8. Year to date, LCSO has responded to 8,499 calls for service.

    Summonses

    Michael T. Zekovitch, 41, of Bowdoinham was issued a summons Sept. 2 for Operating after Suspension, on Center Street, Nobleboro, by Sgt. Jared Mitkus.

    Alison R. Donovan, 18, of Rockland was issued a summons Sept. 3 for Motor Vehicle Speeding: 30+ MPH over speed limit, on US Route 1, Nobleboro, by Deputy Jerold Winslow.

    Arrests

    Brendan D. Lake, 44, of Phippsburg was arrested Sept. 6 for Operating under the Influence – 1 prior, on Eddy Road, Edgecomb, by Deputy Jerold Winslow.

    Adam T. Benner, 34, of Damariscotta was arrested Sept. 6 for Violating Condition of Release, on School Street, Damariscotta, by Sgt. Matthew Day.

    Accidents

    On Sept. 1, an accident occurred on State Route 32 in Bristol involving Cody J. Leeman, 24, of New Harbor and Anthony R. Dow, 47, of Rockland. Mr. Dow was backing his 2005 Freightliner onto the lobster wharf and struck Mr. Leeman’s 2015 Chevrolet 1500, which was parked at the lobster wharf. Detective Ryan Chubbuck was the investigating officer.

    On Sept. 2, an accident occurred on Wiscasset Road in Boothbay involving Doris A. South, 74, of Boothbay. Ms. South was backing her 2011 Buick Enclave out of parking space when she cut the wheel too sharply. As a result, her vehicle hit a utility pole support cable, causing damage to the driver side quarter panel. Deputy Matthew Ryan was the investigating officer.

    On Sept. 4, an accident occurred on Cozy Cottage Road in Bristol involving Pim Vanhemmen, 58, of Bristol. Mr. Vanhemmen was operating his Ford Flex while towing a boat and following the trail around a town building, when the boat mast hit utility wires, taking down the wires and ripping them from the town building. As a result, his boat sustained damage. Deputy Matthew Ryan was the investigating officer.

    On Sept. 4, an accident occurred on Main Street in Newcastle involving Deborah A. Bartlett, 66, of Damariscotta and Thomas Volpe, 69, of San Francisco, California. Ms. Bartlett was operating her 2013 Chevrolet Spark eastbound and Mr. Volpe was operating his 1991 Saab 900 westbound when Bartlett crossed the centerline and struck Volpe’s vehicle. Deputy Michael Godin was the investigating officer.

    On Sept. 4, an accident occurred on Wiscasset Road in Whitefield involving Beth Ann Nelson, 59, of Old Town. Ms. Nelson was operating her 2000 Toyota Avalon southbound when she stated she became distracted while eating, taking her eyes off the road for a moment. As a result, her vehicle drifted onto the soft gravel on the west side shoulder, causing her to lose control of her vehicle. Her vehicle then struck a rock wall and went in between two utility poles on the west side of the road before coming to rest on top of some large rocks. Deputy Andrew Miner was the investigating officer.

    On Sept. 6, an accident occurred on Somerville Road in Jefferson involving Brianna M. Arp, 19, of South China. Ms. Arp was operating her 2009 Subaru Forester northbound in excess of the posted speed limit, when her vehicle exited the roadway on the right side and into the shoulder of the road. She then over-corrected back into the roadway and again left on the right side, where her vehicle rolled over, striking a tree before rolling again and coming to final rest. Sgt. Jared Mitkus was the investigating officer.